Following a public call for expression of interests published in the Official Journal of the European Union, five members and two alternates have to be appointed by the Board in its Executive Session for a term of five years each. Each term may be extended once.
Currently, the Appeal Panel is composed of:
- Christopher Pleister (Chair)
- Luis Silva Morais (Vice-Chair)
- Kaarlo Jännäri (Member)
- Marco Lamandini (Member)
- Helen Louri-Dendrinou (Member)
- Herbert Pichler (Alternate)
- David Ramos Muñoz (Alternate)
Appeal Panel updates
As from 6 November 2015 until 24 October 2016, the Appeal Panel consisted of : Ms Hélène Vletter- Van-Dort (Chair), Mr Yves Herinckx (Vice-Chair), Mr Kaarlo Jännäri, Mr Marco Lamandini, Mr Christopher Pleister as members of the Appeal Panel, as well as Ms Helen Louri-Dendrinou and Mr Luis Silva Morais as alternates to the Appeal Panel.
On 24 October 2016, at in-person meeting held in Brussels, Ms Hélène Vletter-van-Dort resigned as Chair. The Appeal Panel elected Mr Christopher Pleister as the new Chair. At the same time, it was agreed that Ms Hélène Vletter-van-Dort would become an Alternate and that Mr Luis Silva Morais would in turn become a Member.
On 26 March 2018 and with immediate effect, Mr Yves Herinckx, resigned as Vice-Chair of the Appeal Panel. Until a new member or alternate of the Panel was appointed, Ms Helen Louri-Dendrinou served as a member of the Appeal Panel.
On 17 April 2018, at an in-person meeting in Brussels, the Appeal Panel elected its Member, Mr Luis Silva Morais, as Vice-Chair and confirmed its Alternate, Ms Helen Louri-Dendrinou, as a permanent member.
On 7 October 2018 Ms Vletter-Van-Dort resigned with immediate effect as an alternate member.
On 28 November 2018, following a public call for expression of interests published in the Official Journal of the European Union, Mr Pichler and Mr Ramos Muñoz were appointed by the Board in its Executive Session as alternate members of the Appeal Panel for a term of five years each.
On 16 September 2020, in its Executive Session, the SRB voted unanimously to extend the mandate of the five members of the SRB Appeal Panel. As a result, the Panel remains in its current composition. The term of their (re)-appointment is, according to Art.85 (2)SRMR, for a period of five years, i.e. until 31 December 2025.
On 9 November 2020, in a meeting held via videoconference, the members of the Appeal Panel voted unanimously to (re)-elect for the newly extended mandates as Chair of the Appeal Panel, Mr Christopher Pleister and as Vice-Chair of the Appeal Panel, Mr Luis Silva Morais.
Luis Silva Morais
2016-02-01 Marco Lamandini
2016-02-01 Helen Louri-Dendrinou